This international award-winning book offers an intimate guide for women of all ages. It gently weaves through a number of areas such as hygiene, puberby, virginity, the G-spot, masturbation, pregnancy, childbirth and the menopause, while offering amusing snippets from ancient times.
The book is written in a conversational and humorous style, and has more than 100 colorful, non-invasive, non-pornographic images and classical art works from the masters. It addresses all the intimate questions women often have, and are too embarrassed to talk about. This valuable book is a beautiful gift to all women and young girls.
"Recognising the importance and profundity of the vagin ... philosophical and humorous ... a tome that admirably attempts to unravel and ponder the history, impact and beauty of the vagina." - Oliver Roberts, Sunday Times
World English rights have been sold, but for all translations rights into any other language, please contact Maritza Breitenbach at email@example.com
“What the O team has been reading … The Cookie Book by Maritza Breitenbach.”— O, The Oprah Magazine“Reading THE COOKIE BOOK epitomizes “sexuality” to me – an experience in which one’ s senses are simultaneouslyassaulted culminating and forever feeling alive, woman, wild and wonderful. Like Sexuality, Maritza’s book is multilayered, each page presents a surprise. Oh no, this author has well researched her book, mixed medias from cartoonstrips to poetry and gorgeous illustrations to keep the reader constantly alert, educated and interested. A beautifulcontribution to women and their sexuality.” – Dr Marlene Wasserman, aka Dr Eve, author, registered sex therapist inSouth Africa and the USA, lecturer and radio talk-show host“Recognising the importance and profundity of the vagina … philosophical and humorous . . . a tome that admirablyattempts to unravel and ponder the history, impact and beauty of the vagina.” – Oliver Roberts, Sunday Times“Funny and creative, beautiful artworks … celebrates the best of being female.” – Nicole Sparrow, Longevity Magazine“It is a small, beautifully illustrated booklet that certainly packs a punch. When it comes to the health and understandingof one’s ‘private zones’ one simply has to call a spade a spade – and this book does just that.” – Odyssey Magazine“I loved the book – read it from cover to cover as soon as I got home and found it delightful – a very beautiful bookvisually, written with warmth and wit, informative and positive. Essential reading for everyone who has one of these veryspecial treasures!” – Patricia McNaught Davis, radio show host or Radio Helderberg“Wonderful must-have book … all women, men and teenage girls should read it.” – Soli Philander, award-winning actor,presenter, comedian, MC and motivational speaker“Absolutely beautiful and well-written … filled with vital information.” – Nancy Richards, author and radio talk-showhost, SAfm“Must-have illustrated read.” – Women’s Health Magazine“… written with great elegance. I regard it as pioneering work and want to suggest that all mothers and daughters readit en then pass it on to the fathers and boyfriends… Then allow them time to recover.” – Dave Pepler, author, environmentalistand television show host“What a refreshing and candid look at something we all want to know more about and discuss but often do not! Maritzahas managed to educate, make one laugh and be amazed all at the same time, and it’s all delivered with such humor,passion and love for her subject. This is a must read for all the women out there and for any man who likes women andwants to know more!” – Embeth Davidtz, actress, LA, United States of America“Although not all parts of the book are specifically relevant to male readers, it remains worth knowing and a topic thatintrigues them for life! Especially when presented with such refinement and style.” – Kerneels Breyenbach, journalist,award-winning author and publisher.“A mini-coffee table book … a gem, tastefully illustrated with classic artworks and modern pieces… colourful and nonexplicit.”– Ilse Krige for Die Burger, Die Beeld, Die Volksblad“From the cultural importance of virginity to how the cookie crumbles as we age and how and whypeople groom and adorn their “lovely lady parts” – this creative little book will educate you on all thingsvaginal.” – Lesley Byram, Cape Times‘Inspirational, creatively illustrated … delightful … should be given to all teenage girls.’ – Vivien Horler,Cape Argus